Wildfire Disaster Assistance Guide

Learn about resources that can help you, family and friends that might have been affected by the California wildfires. The guides bellow provide detailed information about the types of federal, state and local disaster assistance services available in California. There are no costs to apply for these programs. For more information visit

Disaster Assistance Guide for Californians

Disaster Assistance Guide for Immigrant Californians

Disaster Assistance Guide for Immigrant Californians - Spanish


Submit Customer Service Request- Traffic or Work Zone Concern (CalTrans)

Senator Steven Bradford is working with the California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) to get the word out about a new online resource for constituents to use to help identify road maintenance needs and hazardous conditions.

CalTrans responded quickly to the constituent concerns by creating a customer service webpage, which allows citizens to seamlessly submit a Traffic or Work Zone Concern Form online.  Constituents can report any issues from potholes and broken sprinklers, to malfunctioning traffic signals and litter.    

The link to the customer service request page can be found on Senator Bradford’s Senate website under the resources section:


Apply for and be a part of The California Legislative Fellows Program

Established in 1973, the California Senate Fellows (CSF) program is one of the oldest and most distinguished service learning programs in the country. The CSF program grew out of a desire to provide people with insight into the legislative process through experiential learning. It offers college graduates a paid, full-time legislative staff position in the State Capitol for 11 months.


Calling All Science Minds !! Apply for the California Center on Science and Technology Fellows Program

Each year, CCST recruits a corps of PhD scientists and engineers to spend one year in Sacramento serving the California State Legislature. Working as legislative staff in the State Senate or State Assembly, these scientific minds get a front-row seat learning about the craft and process of lawmaking in the State of California. Talented scientists and engineers gain valuable career training in public policy, and lawmakers gain access to science-savvy staff to help them craft fact-based policies for California's future.


Want to participate in the Chicano Youth Leadership Program ?  Apply Now !

CLYLP is a statewide, community-based organization founded in 1982. Our mission is to enhance and build the leadership potential of California’s Chicano/Latino youth to build communities and create a stronger more prosperous state and nation.  CLYLP programs connect young people with community volunteers, policymakers and professionals to:

  • Motivate leadership and civic engagement by strengthening cultural identity, self-confidence and community connections.
  • Open doors to academic achievement, career growth and leadership opportunities.